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Identification and Creation
Object Number
BR62.113
People
Johann Joachim Kändler, German (Fischbach, Germany 1706-1775 Meissen, Germany)
Manufactured by Meissen Porcelain Manufactory, German (founded 1710)
Title
Duelling Cavalier
Classification
Sculpture
Work Type
sculpture, figurine
Date
c. 1750
Places
Creation Place: Europe, Germany, Meissen
Culture
German
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/222968
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Hard-paste porcelain with polychrome enamel decoration and gilding.
Dimensions
20.3 x 10 x 11 cm (8 x 3 15/16 x 4 5/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • label: BRM inventory sticker, under base: 1962.113
  • (not assigned): Under base, in pen: 4 - 1
  • manufacturer's mark: Crossed swords in underglaze blue, far left on back
Provenance
Mr. & Mrs. Edward M. Pflueger, Gift to HUAM, 1962.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Edward M. Pflueger
Accession Year
1962
Object Number
BR62.113
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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